Hub City armed robbery, assault under investigation

Hub City armed robbery, assault under investigation
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HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg Police are investigating a weekend armed robbery and assault that happened in the Hub City.

According to Hattiesburg Police Lt. Jon Traxler, officers responded to a fight where a group of people jumped on one victim in the 400 block of Martin Luther King Drive on Sunday.

Traxler added the victim's money and wallet was stolen in the assault.

The victim was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries according to Traxler.

If you have any information, contact Hattiesburg Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-STOP.